Chief Philip Chikwuedo Asiodu

Chairman, Ecobank Foundation

Chief Asiodu is Chairman of The Ecobank Foundation. He is a former Chairman of the Ecobank Transnational Incorporated Board. He has been the Permanent Secretary of several Nigerian government ministries such as the Ministries of Health, Industry, Petroleum and Energy, and Mines and Power. From 1999 to 2001 he was Chief Economic Adviser to the President of Nigeria. Chief Asiodu has also been Chairman of the Nigerian National Oil Corporation and the country’s then National Electric Power Authority. He has led non-government organisations such as the Nigerian Committee of the World Energy Council, the Board of Trustees of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation and the Nigerian Economic Society. Chief Asiodu is from Nigeria.